Ore Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy

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Guide to Ore Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Ore Church

History[edit | edit source]

About 1441 this parish was created from Orsa parish.

(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Ore Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Västerås
Pastorat -1607 Orsa and Ore, 1607- Ore
Län 1631-1640 Kopparberg, 1641-1646 Säter, 1647- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1779 Orsa, Ore and Älvdalen (first half of 1779), 1779-1893 Rättvik and Ore, 1894-1947 Rättvik, 1948-1970 Nedansiljans domsaga
Domsaga 1687-1875 Östra, later called Österdalarene, 1876-1974 Nedansiljan, 1975- Leksand
Fögderi 1720-1917 Nedansiljan, 1918-1946 Ovansiljan, 1946-1966 Nedansiljan, 1967-1973 Mora, 1974- Falun
Kommun 1863-1973 Ore, 1974- Rättvik
Militär indelning Dal-regementet: Orsa Kompani, Dalregementet: Orsa kompani

Place Names[edit | edit source]



Dahlbyn, Dahlen, Dahlfors, Dahlfors Herrgård,


Furudal, Furudals Herrgård,

Håfvan, Håfven,

Norrboda, Nybygget (vid Kroktjernsberget), Näset,


Sunnanhed, Sörboda,



Östansjö, Östanvik.

To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.

  • Surrounding Parishes

Collections[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Online Database Church Records[edit | edit source]

The easiest way to access the Swedish Church Records is through the internet, using these five sites (see links to specific collections below). Four of these sites require a subscription for access. (ArkivDigital, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden[edit | edit source]

These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:

Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

Click Sweden, Kopparberg Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Library, that may be digitized. Check back occasionally to see if your records have become available. In the meantime, some of them might be available at a Family History Center near you.
Click on "Places within Sweden, Kopparberg and then select your parish.

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Related Sources[edit | edit source]

Help Reading Swedish Records[edit | edit source]

Help Reading Old Handwriting[edit | edit source]

Help With Research Objectives and Strategies[edit | edit source]

Sweden Research Strategies

References[edit | edit source]

Ore parish, Husförhörslängd 1834-1843, Ort register.

Riksarkivet. "Ore Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/